Whether you’re interested in joining one of our area’s many private and public employers or curious about starting your own business, the Greater Sandpoint area offers many opportunities for you to make a living. Request a relocation packet to learn more about our diverse industries, or read on for a snapshot of employers in our backyard.


Sandpoint has historically been home to a large timber industry, which persists to this day, in addition to a diverse light manufacturing and retail base. Recent population growth in our area has contributed to the expansion of retailers, services, and public schools. Locals are proud to have companies, such as Litehouse and Kochava, that are nationally-known and headquartered in our area.


Looking for a new job or exploring a new career path? Look no further! The Greater Sandpoint community has a historically low unemployment rate, and employers are always searching for qualified employees. The following links will help you discover opportunities available in our area:

Job & Volunteer Postings by Chamber Members
Idaho Department of Labor
Bonner County Daily Bee
Sandpoint Online
Careers at Bonner General Health



Industrial Description


Employee Size/Range

Lake Pend Oreille School DistrictPublic SchoolsSandpoint600-699
Bonner General HealthHospitalSandpoint400-499
Bonner County GovernmentCounty govermentSandpoint300-399
LitehouseManufacturer of food productsSandpoint300-399
Wal-MartGeneral retailPonderay300-399
JD Lumber Co.Lumber & wood productsPriest River200-299
Federal GovernmentFederal government including Forest ServiceAll Cities of Bonner County200-299
Schweitzer Ski resortSandpoint200-299
West Bonner County School DistrictPublic schoolsPriest River200-299
KochavaMobile app analytics and attributionSandpoint200-299
Life Care Center of SandpointNursing homeSandpoint150-199
Idaho Forest GroupLumber & wood productsLaclede150-199
Stimpson LumberLumberPriest River100-149
US Forest ServiceFederal governmentSandpoint100-149
Unicep PackagingManufacturer of microdose applicatorsSandpoint100-149
Yoke’s Pack ‘n SaveGrocery storePonderay100-149
Kodiak AircraftManufacturer of Kodiak planesSandpoint100-149
City of SandpointCity governmentSandpoint100-149
Encoder ProductsManufacturer of electronicsWestmond100-149
Home DepotBuilding materials retailPonderay100-149